Cynthia Ellen Gardner

Cynthia Ellen Gardner

Estate Planning Attorney

Nashville, TN





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About Me

While I was in law school, I had the opportunity to hire some young adults with developmental disabilities in the restaurant that I co-owned. The experience changed my life and started me on a 20+ year career advocating for the rights of persons with disabilities, especially in employment. I think this experience helps me understand what my clients are going through when theyare trying to...

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Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Lawyer Becomes Friend

Posted by: Pamela over 1 year ago.

Cynthia was hired to handle a conservatorship and special needs trust for our disabled son and also to construct our wills. She was very helpful and...
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Barbara Erskine Futter
Barbara Futter

Murfreesboro, TN

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I strongly endorse this lawyer. She is smart, throrough, caring and very conscientious. She is respected by lawyers and judges throughout the state.
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1994 License Status: Authorized to practice law for the state of Oklahoma.
Last updated by Avvo: 10/14/2011
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2002 – 2011

Disability Law & Advocacy Center of Tennessee


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1992 Employer of the Year

Dale Rogers Training Center


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2011- present

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

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Speaking Engagements

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2011 Unraveling the Mystery of Conservatorships and Special Needs Trusts

at STEP T.I.M.E. Conference

2011 Unraveling the Mystery of Conservatorships & Special Needs Trusts

at Down Syndrome Association of Middle Tennessee Fired Up! Conference